YMCA of Greater Louisville

Oldham County Family YMCA

20 Quality Place, (off Highway 146), Buckner, KY 40010, 502 222 9358
  • Monday — Friday 5:00AM - 10:00PM
  • Saturday — Sunday 7:00AM - 7:00PM

EXPLORERS SUMMER DAY CAMP

AGES 6-10

The Oldham County YMCA Summer Camp gets turned upside down as we enter the wacky and wonderful world of Seussville. Campers and counselors alike will travel through Dr. Seuss stories and discover how the experiences of many characters teach important life lessons and values. Please join us this summer, we hope that you do! Camp will be filled with Thing 1, Thing 2 and you!

SAVE $25 ON SUMMER CAMP WITH PROMO CODE  SUMMER

Use promo code SUMMER to save $25 when you register for camp online! Code valid through March 31, 2019.

WAYS TO SAVE ON SUMMER CAMP

  • Y members save up to $100 a month per child! Join the Y to save and enjoy tons of family fitness and fun this summer!
  • Find out more about reduced rates through our financial assistance program.

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CAMP KICKOFF/PARENT ORIENTATION: MAY 30

May 30; 6 pm

This is a great opportunity to meet the staff, learn what field trips are planned, take care of any last-minute paperwork and get your questions answered.

SUMMER CAMP DATES & HOURS

June 3-August 9; 7:00 am-6:00 pm

SUMMER CAMP RATES

Registration Fees: $25 per child through April 30; $45 per child beginning May 1

Facility Member Weekly Rate: $150 per child
Program Member Weekly Rate: $175 per child

SUMMER CAMP WEEKLY THEMES

June 3-7- The Things You Can Do That Are Good for You!Today is the day, so jump in, buckle up and we will soon learn how to take good care of you! We will play every day to become strong and healthy. You’re important and special. Believe me, it’s true! No one in the world is exactly like you! 
June 10-14- You can be… Anything!You’re off to great places! You’re off and away! Your mountain is waiting so come explore at camp. You’ll be seeing great sights and join the high fliers who soar to high heights! 
June 17-21- If I Ran the ZooCampers will explore all kinds of animals from across the world at the Louisville Zoo! Campers will create their own zoo and learn all about different animals.   
June 24-28- Red Fish, Blue Fish, Green Fish… Shark!It’s Water Week at the OC Y! Can you be a fish all week? Join us for a fun filled week of water sports, water games and just plain watery goodness.  Camp this week will be all about water games and activities.  
July 1-5 (No camp July 4)- Future LeadersCampers will examine the importance of seeing the beauty in the world around us and how to protect it. We will explore the outdoors on the trails around campus, learn how to read a map, use a compass, participate in outdoor scavenger hunts and learn outdoor survival skills.
July 8-12- STEMulation: Campers are immersed in innovation and hands-on STEM activities daily. Aspiring scientist, engineers and architects work together to imagine, create, and build things. 
July 15-19- 1,2,3,4…. We want a Color WarColors, colors, everywhere! During Color War, campers compete on different teams in activities all around camp while representing their team colors in the all Camp Games. Campers also have the opportunity to get colorful during our Paint War, participate in relay races, capture the flag, and end-all soccer tournament. Campers will come home dirty and colorful!
July 22-26- Wholidays WeekHome for the Who-lidays! Can you heart grow three sizes? The Grinch’s heart surely did according to who-ville that day. We will explore how the Grinch Stole Christmas and other holidays across the world. 
July 29 – Aug 2- Be Kind, Be True, Just Be You!Campers will learn kindness and perseverance from the determined young elephant, Horton. A person’s a person no matter how small. Why fit in when you were born to stand out! 
August 5-9- Wet and Wild Week!Get ready to make a splash during this wet and wild week of camp! Campers will enjoy various water activities such as water bucket relays, water balloons, water balloon toss, water tag and more! Let’s beat the summer heat before you go back to school with some wet, wild and wacky games!

REGISTER NOW FOR SUMMER CAMP

Registration Fees: $25 per child through April 30; $45 per child beginning May 1

Facility Member Weekly Rate: $150 per child
Program Member Weekly Rate: $175 per child

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. We believe all children should have the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. Financial assistance makes summer day camp available to those kids in need. Download our application or call 502.222.9358 for more information.

SUMMER CAMP PARENT INFORMATION VIDEO



SUMMER CAMP PARENT HANDBOOK

The 2019 Parent Handbook will be coming soon. The parent handbook is designed to give a comprehensive understanding of the mission of the Y, policies and procedures associated with Summer Camp, and much more. 

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MEMBERSHIP MEANS MORE AT THE Y

You have chosen a fun and unique experience for your child during the summer; why not treat your family to a Y membership? A membership can save you $10-$25 per week on day camp fees, in addition to reduced rates on before-and-after-school child care, youth sports, swim lessons and more! Spend more quality family time being active together at the Y!

WORK AT CAMP

Do you want to work in an environment were you are cared for and respected for being you? Would you like to be a role model and change lives? How about becoming the hero that campers will remember for a lifetime?

What are you waiting for...apply to be a camp counselor today!

Our Mission: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.